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Simplifying & Slowing Down

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With some of us in our fourth month of staying at home, I hope a routine has developed. Even though this new routine was not of our choosing, try to find the beauty in slowing down, now that the distractions of commitments have fallen away. When things start back up again, shed unnecessary tasks from… continue reading »

How to Properly Organize Photos

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Side view of a lot of old color photos

Since we’ve all got a lot of time on our hands, it’s a perfect time to tackle a large photo organizing project. Using my same five categories of organization, here is how to start organizing your physical and digital photos. Assemble your entire photo collection together, if digital, search your computer to gather them all.Sort… continue reading »

How to Make Your Home Stand Out During a Virtual Tour

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April 16, 2020 – By Lexi Klinkenberg The real estate industry has been shifting to a digital landscape over the years, but no one expected the digital revolution to happen so quickly. We’re seeing the effects of COVID-19 on the US housing market, stay-at-home orders have brought most traditional open houses to a temporary halt, and in-person showings… continue reading »

Finding Clarity During Challenging Times

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I hesitate to address social issues or anything that’s not light and helpful but since we’re all going through COVID-19 together I feel I can offer something helpful. Here in the NYC-area we’re going through a near total loss of income, long lines and empty grocery shelves, and most tragically, the loss of loved ones,… continue reading »

Meal Planning is Easier Than You Think

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Meal Planning is Easier Than You Think Benefits of Meal Planning Saves time Saves money Healthier eating Eliminates the “what’s for dinner?” question Reduces food waste If meal planning sounds daunting, start simple. Meal plan your dinners for a week using the foundation 1. Protein 2. Grain 3. Vegetable. Those are just three decisions you… continue reading »

Feng Shui Your Bedroom for Better Sleep

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This year I’m focusing on exploring new things so I recently took a class on Feng Shui and have a million things to share with you all. Let’s start in the bedroom since it’s the room you spend the most time in and also the room I get asked to start organizing first so it’s… continue reading »

Creating a Captivating Capsule Wardrobe

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A Capsule Wardrobe is a trendy topic these days. Essentially, it’s creating a minimalist wardrobe that focuses on timeless pieces that can be interchanged and accessorized into various outfits. When you think about it, it’s not as daunting as it seems since most women only wear about 20% of the clothes in their closet.  Here… continue reading »

See Clearly in 2020 and Become Organized

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January is get organized (GO) month and I like to start the new year off getting myself and my home organized. When all the holiday decorations are packed away and the weather is cold and dreary, it’s a perfect time to focus on personal improvement. Create a Schedule Start by creating a schedule for yourself… continue reading »

What To Do With Your Used Clothes?

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Reselling is becoming more and more popular with sites like Poshmark, ThredUP, and TheRealReal gaining market presence, inventory, and followers. According to a recent New Yorker article, ThredUP adds 15,000 items to its website daily. TheRealReal to date has sold more than 8 million items and counting.  From jewelry to handbags and clothing, these sites… continue reading »